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Meet Caspian – he is ready for his new family!

May 11th, 2015 (3)
Caspian is a mix of Quarter Horse and Arabian, a handsome flea-bitten grey fellow. He is easy to load and rides in trailers well, maintains weight, has great ground manners and has enjoyed being ridden by our trainers in ...

Happy Mother’s Day from Habitat for Horses

May 10th, 2015 Comments Off on Happy Mother’s Day from Habitat for Horses
Moms provide the glue that keep a family or herd together. Their strength and caring is the first major life imprint we receive. Here are some “Mom” moments we experienced here at Habitat for Horses. Recently at our ranch ...

Genes from outside herd could save Outer Banks’ wild horses

May 9th, 2015 (2)
This is indeed good news – and a long time in coming for these horses who are being pushed by humans into a smaller and smaller area. ~ HFH From: The Columbus Dispatch As the tourist season approaches on ...

Find your next horse at Habitat for Horses

May 8th, 2015 Comments Off on Find your next horse at Habitat for Horses
Habitat for Horses is a great place to get your next horse. We adopt out horses with a wide variety of skills: from companion horses, donkeys & minis, to barrel racing, to work horses and of course horses for ...

Pretty with Polka Dots! Meet Nora

May 7th, 2015 (2)
Not only is this white spotted Chestnut colored Quarter Horse gorgeous, but spirited too! Nora really needs to be someone’s special 4 legged friend or workmate. She will make a great pleasure horse and is smart enough to work ...

North American Experts to Present at Equine Advocates 2015 Horse Summit

May 7th, 2015 Comments Off on North American Experts to Present at Equine Advocates 2015 Horse Summit
Advocates for horses from all over North America will be meeting at Equine Advocates Rescue & Sanctuary in Chatham, NY. ~ HfH From: PR Newswire CHATHAM, N.Y., May 6, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The fourth annual 2015 American Equine Summit ...

Meet Allegra

May 6th, 2015 (2)
Bay horses can be so gorgeous. That deep reddish brown coat with those dark lower legs and mane. Allegra is no exception. At 8 years of age, this beauty of a Quarter Horse recently received high marks on her ...

The Equine DNA Roadmap

May 5th, 2015 Comments Off on The Equine DNA Roadmap
The use of genetics to understand traits in both humans and horses has only become more popular as cost of DNA testing goes down and availability increases. Beyond breeding information, DNA research allows those that study equine disease a ...

This past week in equine news

May 4th, 2015 Comments Off on This past week in equine news
Today we are giving you a wrap up of the past week in equine news. The drought, SAFE Act, an outbreak of disease among Italian donkeys, and Larry Joe Wheelon – the infamous horse sorer – is in court. ...

What happens after a horse is rescued?

May 3rd, 2015 (2)
The first thing that happens when a horse is rescued during a law enforcement seizure that Habitat for Horses takes part in, is that horse gets evaluated medically. Our trained staff, veterinarians, equine dentists and farriers – all can ...